Using Free Distort on text in Illustrator CC


Question

Why does this not seem to work, and does anybody else know a way to get type distorted? Specifically I have an isometric building and I would like to put the names of the surrounding streets "on the ground" so to speak.

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6/10/2016 2:03:00 AM

Accepted Answer

Select the text, then go to Effect->3D->Rotate. Then choose the Isometric Top option:

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For an alternative orientation you can change the parameters like so:

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6/10/2016 11:39:00 AM

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